Course Code: CPC10111

Certificate I in Construction

Overview

Want a great way to develop your skills and knowledge in a trade area? This course is perfect for those:

  • Wanting to start a Home Maintenance business
  • Seeking a pathway to a trade apprenticeship
  • Wanting a job as a trades assistant

This is a Nationally Recognised qualification. Enrolments can only be accepted from SE QLD due to the on-site practical components required in this course.

Course outcomes:

  • CPC10111 Certificate I in Construction
  • Construction Safety White Card (required to access any construction zone)
  • Access to industry employment opportunities
Course Details

For full course details Download Certificate I Construction course outline

Study Modes:

  • Self Paced Learning:
    • Theory Component – all resources and assessment tasks delivered or downloaded on enrolment.
    • Practical Component –10 hours of practical on-site training and assessment.  In addition, ongoing photographic evidence and reports of practical jobs will be required to fulfil the necessary course evidence requirements.
  • Blended Learning – A combination of classroom based and self-paced learning. Contact Adapt Education for dates and locations.

Government Funding

  • This qualification is approved for the Certificate 3 Guarantee program. View the Government funding page on this website to find out more about the ekigibility criteria.
  • The qualification is approved for VET in Schools funding. View the Schools tab on this page for more information.
  • This qualification is Centrelink approved, meaning eligible participants may be able to receive Austudy, Abstudy, the Education Supplement, Newstart, Youth Allowance, or the Disability Supplement.

All training, assessment and student services for this course are provided by our partner organisation My Industry Training. Adapt Education (RTO32452) are responsible for compliance and issuing your certificate.

Duration

In most instances you will have up to 12 months to complete this qualification.

Note: students receiving government funding may be obligated to complete the program in a shorter time frame:

  • Centrelink (education supplement): Full time 18 weeks, part time 30 weeks
  • VETiS: timeframes negotiated directly with school.
Cost

Self-paced online or self-paced correspondence mode of study:

  • $2500 for a standard fee paying student; or
  • $0 for school based students who qualify for VETiS funding

For more information about eligibility criteria for the Certificate 3 Guarantee or other subsidies go to our Government funding page.

Contact us for a quote if you have specific requirements or a group booking

For more information about course inclusions and exclusions go to our fee schedule page

Payment plans are offered at no additional cost! That’s right, you DO NOT pay more if you opt for a payment plan. You nominate the payment periods (i.e. weekly, fortnightly or monthly). You nominate the amount you are comfortable paying (i.e. $50, $100, $200, etc.).

Requirements
  • It is an expectation that you will have access to a computer/tablet/phone and the internet. Please discuss with Adapt if this is an issue as strategies can be put in place to assist.
  • It is expected that students have well developed Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) skills. Students who do not meet the minimum LLN requirements for this course will be provided a range of options and strategies to assist.
  • For information regarding Adapt Education’s policies and procedures please refer to our student handbook

How to Enrol

For self-paced students there are no set in-take dates, so you can enrol at any time. Students opting for the blended mode should contact us to determine the next available in-take date. You can enrol online  or alternatively call 1300 380 335 to enrol over the phone. To find out more about our enrolment process go to the How to Enrol page on this site.

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Schools

VET in Schools

We offer flexible training programs designed and taught by teachers specifically for schools targeting a diverse range of students with an interest in the Construction Industry.  We pride ourselves on quality training that aligns with school outcomes and good pedagogy.

Course details:

  • Duration: 20 days – (1 day per week for 2 Terms or structured to suit school timetable)
  • Cost: Free for students who have not accessed VETiS funding or ‘Fee for Service’ can be negotiated dependant on enrolment numbers.
  • Where: All training programs are conducted on school grounds during normal school hours.
  • Equipment:  All student resources, tools, building materials and student personal protective equipment is provided.
  • Future Pathways: Exclusive partnerships with industry providing work experience which can lead to employment opportunities.

Course outcomes:

  • Certificate I in Construction
  • Construction Safety White Card (required to access any construction zone)
  • 3 QCE points
  • Access to industry employment opportunities

Note: The course can be delivered to align with the Construction SAS course.  Units are mapped to the SAS course and gap assessments are completed to gain the qualification.

Contact us today on 0408 185 020 or mit@adapteducation.com.au to discuss this opportunity.

Units (11 units required)

Unit Name

CPCCCM1012A Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry Core
CPCCCM1013A Plan and organise work Core
CPCCCM1014A Conduct workplace communication Core
CPCCCM2001A Read and interpret plans and specifications Core
CPCCCM2005B Use construction tools and equipment Core
CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry Core
CPCCOHS2001A Apply OHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry Core
CPCCVE1011A Undertake a basic construction project Core
CPCCCM1011A Undertake basic estimation and costing Core
CPCCCM2004A Handle construction materials Core
ICTICT101 Operate a personal computer Core